Loan Scam – firstname.lastname@example.org
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From: "Sarah Lockhart, CFP" <email@example.com> To: undisclosed-recipients:; Subject: Assalam-o-Aleikum Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
RE: Loan / Project finance / Debt financing
We invite all interested project owners and investors to our project
financing/investment programme.I am the investment officer of a Dubai
based financial investment company , currently we offer projects funding
outside UAE, in the form of debt finance and soft loan.We Provide loan
to both Corporate and private entities at a low interest rate per annum.
The terms are very flexible and interesting. Kindly revert back if you
have projects that needs funding for further discussion and negotiation.
Brokers and Intermediaries are welcome as we give Commission after
Closing the transaction.
For further Information and Inquiry contact us.
Manuela Sarah Lockhart,
Ali & Sons Bldg, 4th Floor,
Abu Dhabi, UAE
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Why is this a loan scam?
- It was sent from a totally different email address to the one that you are asked to reply to.
- The email address used is a free Gmail address.
- The email was mass-mailed to many recipients using BCC.
- The email gives no indication of who is offering the loan or who they are regulated by.